Category Archives: News & Events

Casual Employment

27/11/2017 Suzie McErvale

With Christmas just around the corner, it’s a very busy time for many businesses and employers who are now hiring casual staff. Boys can apply for employment at the following websites: Coles KFC Hungry Jacks Woolworths Kmart Target Myer Red Rooster McDonald’s Bunnings Donut King Boost About 80% of all job vacancies aren’t advertised, so it is crucial that boys market themsel

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Class of 2007, Ten Year Reunion

27/11/2017 Suzie McErvale

As I scan the pages of the 2007 Year Book, the year the College celebrated 50 years, I am reminded of the very purpose of Salesian College, ‘to enable our students to grow as good Christians and honest citizens’. In Father Chris Ford’s opening statement, he states that Salesian College ‘is planning for a future that continues to focus upon the learning and wellbeing of students, the integration of technologies into the learning process and the ongoing d

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2017 Summer Griffin

27/11/2017 Suzie McErvale

In the Summer 2017 edition of our Griffin magazine, we speak with past student David E Charles (Class of 1964), leading Golden Era Television Director, turned Federal Politician. Working alongside entertainment industry icons, Graham Kennedy and Tony Charlton, David flourished under the pressure of the behind-the-scenes action that brought the Golden Era to households around the country. Motivated to reach further and fulfil his inherent passion for polit

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From the Rector

27/11/2017 Suzie McErvale

Dear Friends; I understand this is the last e-Newsletter for this year, which brings to conclusion the celebrations of the 60th Anniversary of the foundation of Salesian College Chadstone. On behalf of the Salesians, I would like to thank the Principal, Mr Rob Brennan, and all the staff at Salesian College for highlighting this 60th Anniversary throughout the year, from the liturgies, to sporting events, from the celebration of academic achievements to pa

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From the Principal

16/11/2017 Suzie McErvale

Welcome to Week Six of Term Four. This week we have been given a taste of warm weather, and with it the dreams of Christmas holidays that are just around the corner. We have had a delightful first half of the term, with the Year 12s finishing off extremely well and the rest of the student body being settled and productive. With two weeks left for senior students, and three for the juniors, I remind everyone that we need to finish the year off positively and car

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